Six Jefferson Parish 4-H members and eight volunteer leaders visited the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge, La., on June 1, 2011, for 4-H Day at the Capitol. Hundreds of 4-H members, 4-H volunteers and parents from throughout the state also attended this annual event. While at the state capitol, members of the Jefferson Parish delegation visited with Senator Danny Martiny, Representative Robert Billiot and Representative Kirk Talbot. Members of the Jefferson group were also able to sit in on a committee hearing with Representatives Tony Ligi, Patrick Connick and Girod Jackson.
Pictured on the front row from left are: Debbie Gissel, Kimberly Locantro, Katie Maise, Layla Honeycutt, Kaori Keyser, Hana Keyser, and Dominique Reese.
Pictured in the back row from left are: Rachel Faili, Gary Maise, Lorie Maise, Cory Maise, Sanae Keyser, David Loy, and Archie Keyser. The group was also accompanied by LSU AgCenter Agents Ann Gauthier and Chantel Williams.